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A Classroom Romance

I’m a professor, and I’m in love with a student. It’s not the first time, either. Before I moved into teaching at the university level, I...
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The Safety Paradox

Two news stories at the beginning of the 2016 fall semester reignited an ongoing debate about the importance of safety in higher education. The first was...
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“College Readiness” versus “Ready for College”

We have lots of definitions of “college readiness”; here are the ACT’s definitions as well as the Common Core’s in Language Arts (as for math, it’s...
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Winona Ryder and the Internet of Things

“In the living room the voice-clock sang, Tick-tock, seven o’clock, time to get up, time to get up, seven o’clock!” ~ Ray Bradbury, “There Will Come...
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HybridPod, Ep. 10 — Questioning Learning

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/7505/questioning-learning.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 40:55You can also view a full transcript of this episode. In episode nine, I spoke with Janine...
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CFP: Preparing Graduate Teachers

This is an open, ongoing call. You can read the articles already written in response, or consider contributing your own. The May 2016 #digped chat hosted...
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Using a Compass without a Map: The Journey of a Mother-Educator

Orienting Inquiry and Process We shape our lives at the intersection and interstices of choice and chance. Subject to the vicissitudes of chance, we must ask...
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Messy Minds: The Autoethnography of Learning

I’ve had my arse handed to me a few times online. Enough times to realise that writing provocatively (whether intentional or not) is often worth the...
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HybridPod, Ep. 9 — Responsive Teaching

http://hybridpedagogy.org/podcast-player/7412/responsive-teaching.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 34:05You can also view a full transcript of this episode. Let’s talk about our expectations for students...
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Teaching as Troubleshooting: What I Learned About Digital Pedagogy Behind the Wheel of a Beet Truck

4:13AM. Sunrise was still hours away. My hands throttled the oversized steering wheel in front of me. My gaze was fixed out on the dark road...
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Addressing Ageism in the 21st Century Classroom

“It makes no more sense to wish for age than to fear it.” – Gloria Steinem When I entered my Introduction to Women’s Studies class in...
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Situating Makerspaces in Schools

America’s obsession with STEM is dangerous, Fareed Zakaria warns us, and our hunch is that most readers of Hybrid Pedagogy would tend to agree. We, Colin...
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Rationalizing Sisyphus

The words of one of the bleakest authors on the human condition adorn coffee mugs and motivational posters, his hopelessness twisted into inspiration for those on...
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Public Archives, New Knowledge, and Moving Beyond the Digital Humanities/Digital Pedagogy Distinction

Let’s stop talking about “students” as some undifferentiated mass or referring to “my students,” a phrase that smacks of proprietorship, and start giving them credit by...
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The Trouble with Frameworks

Using frameworks to study the social world is like looking at a still image through tinted glasses — making our perspective limited and color-blind — when...
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#GenLit as #Netprov

Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing is our experiment in longer-form work related to critical digital pedagogy. For the past year and a half, Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing has been...
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Creating Mike Sterling for the #GenLit Project

Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing is our experiment in longer-form work related to critical digital pedagogy. For the past year and a half, Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing has been...
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Perspectives from the #GenLit Classroom: A Professor and Student Converse

Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing is our experiment in longer-form work related to critical, digital pedagogy. For the past year and a half, Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing has been providing...
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What is Generative Literature? Introducing “The Generative Literature Project”

Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing is our experiment in longer-form work related to critical, digital pedagogy. For the past year and a half, Hybrid Pedagogy Publishing has been...
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Librarian as Outsider

Academic librarians are worried about power. And powerlessness. They are particularly concerned with the way power dynamics shape their identities as educators and inform their pedagogical...
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Training to Work in the Wet

What do we mean when we use the phrase, “in the real world”? As many of us are in a state of transition between school and...
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What We Can Learn from Homeschooling

Our homeschooling journey began nearly a decade ago, when our three year-old daughter started preschool. I was certain she would love school. She didn’t. We cycled...
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MMCP: The “Critical” in Critical Pedagogy

MOOC MOOC: Critical Pedagogy is a six-week exploration of critical pedagogy. For this first week of MOOC MOOC: Critical Pedagogy (MMCP), we will be discussing Chapter...
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Lossless Learning: an Interview with Jared Stein

The following is an interview with Jared Stein, Vice President of Research and Education at Instructure, the makers of the Canvas LMS. Following a press release...
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A Safe Space for Dangerous Ideas; a Dangerous Space for Safe Thinking

This article is a response submitted for our series about critical digital pedagogy. See the original CFP for details. Danger and safety are both integral to education, particularly if...
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